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  • Ethics and Science Education: How Subjectivity Mattersby Jesse Bazzul

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 54.99

    This book encapsulates a line of research that looks at how students are positioned as ethical actors/decision makers in biology education by science policy, curriculum, and classroom resources. Its basis comes from a textbook study that examined how biology texts work to constitute subjectivities related to neoliberalism and global capitalism,... more...

  • Reassessing the Social Studies Curriculumby Wayne Journell

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 29.99

    The terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 dramatically changed many aspects of American society, and the ramifications of that horrific event are still impacting the domestic and foreign policies of the United States. Yet, fifteen years after 9/11?an event that was predicted to change the scope of public education in the United States?we find that... more...

  • Expanding Curriculum Theoryby William M. Reynolds; Julie A. Webber

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 49.95

    Expanding Curriculum Theory, Second Edition carries through the major focus of the original volume?to reflect on the influence of Deleuze and Guattari?s concept of "lines of flight" and its application to curriculum theorizing. What is different is that the lines of flight have since shifted and produced expanded understandings of this concept for... more...

  • The Strong State and Curriculum Reformby Leonel Lim; Michael W. Apple

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    As Asian education systems increasingly take on a stronger presence on the global educational landscape, of special interest is an understanding of the ways in which many of these states direct their schools towards higher achievement. What is missing, however, are accounts that take seriously the particular construction of the strong, developmental... more...

  • Learning on Your Feetby Brad Johnson; Melody Jones

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 34.95

    In this much-needed book, you?ll learn how incorporating physical activity into the classroom can improve students? engagement, achievement, and overall wellness. Students typically spend most of the day sitting at their desks, and many don?t have recess or PE, yet research shows that regular exercise helps stimulate brain function and improve skills... more...

  • Higher Education: Handbook of Theory and Researchby Michael B. Paulsen

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 239.00

    Published annually since 1985, the Handbook series provides a compendium of thorough and integrative literature reviews on a diverse array of topics of interest to the higher education scholarly and policy communities. Each chapter provides a comprehensive review of research findings on a selected topic, critiques the research literature in terms of... more...

  • Start Making!by Danielle Martin; Alisha Panjwani; Natalie Rusk

    Maker Media, Inc 2016; US$ 15.99

    Start Making! is a program developed by the Clubhouse Network to engage young people all over the world in Maker-inspired activities. With this guide, you will discover how to plan and coordinate Start Making! projects in your home, school, library, community center, after-school club, or makerspace. You'll learn strategies for engaging young people... more...

  • Planning an Appropriate Curriculum in the Early Yearsby Rosemary Rodger

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 46.95

    Now its fourth edition, Planning an Appropriate Curriculum in the Early Years offers a comprehensive guide for early years practitioners and students on how to plan and implement a suitable curriculum for the children in an Early Years setting. It examines the key roles and responsibilities of practitioners working in Early Years settings and those... more...

  • The Pedagogies of Cultural Studiesby Andrew Hickey

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    This volume provides an exploration of the manifold ways pedagogy is enacted in cultural studies practice. Pedagogy in the book comes to stand as far more than simply the "art of teaching"; contributors explore how pedagogy defines and shapes their practice as cultural studies scholars. Chapters variously highlight the role of pedagogy in cultural... more...

  • Why Are School Buses Always Yellow?by John F. Barell

    Corwin 2016; US$ 32.95

    Turn natural curiosity into deep, lasting learnings! Help students transform their playful wonderings into deeper questions about content?and develop the higher-level thinking skills they need for success in school and in life. In this invaluable resource you?ll find simple, yet systematic ways to develop authentic student inquiry that fosters... more...